HyperDic: crosspiece

English > 2 senses of the word crosspiece:
NOUNartifactcrosspiece, trave, traverse, crossbeama horizontal beam that extends across something
artifactcrosspiecea transverse brace
crosspiece > pronunciation
Soundskrao'spiy.s
Rhymesaltarpiece ... Vietnamese: 37 rhymes with iys...
English > crosspiece: 2 senses > noun 1, artifact
MeaningA horizontal beam that extends across something.
Synonymstrave, traverse, crossbeam
Broaderbeamlong thick piece of wood or metal or concrete, etc., used in construction
Spanishbarrote, sopanda, trave, travesaño, viga transversal
Catalantravessa
English > crosspiece: 2 senses > noun 2, artifact
MeaningA transverse brace.
Narrowercrossbarlong thin horizontal crosspiece between two vertical posts
rundle, spoke, rungOne of the crosspieces that form the steps of a ladder
rung, round, staveA crosspiece between the legs of a chair
thwart, cross thwartA crosspiece spreading the gunnels of a boat
transom, traverseA horizontal crosspiece across a window or separating a door from a window over it
Broaderbrace, bracingA structural member used to stiffen a framework
Spanishcruceta, travesaño

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